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Composer of the Week Felix Mendelssohn


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3/5. The Composer's Voice: Private Passions
Away from the family home, the composer took inspiration for his music from women, wine and the wild wonder of Fingal's Cave. With a strong romantic spirit, he wrote works of great passion, often in the intimate world of chamber music.
Presented by Donald Macleod. Rondo Capriccioso in E, Opl4 Murray Perahia (piano)
Overture: The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Joseph Swensen Ersatz fur Unbestand; Lob der Trunkenheit Singphoniker
Piano Trio in D minor, Op 49 Isaac Stern (violin), Leonard Rose (cello), Eugene Istomin (piano) Repeated on Tuesday at 12 midnight


Presented By: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Murray Perahia
Conductor: Joseph Swensen
Violin: Isaac Stern
Cello: Leonard Rose
Cello: Eugene Istomin

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Composer of the Week Felix Mendelssohn

BBC Radio 3, 1 November 2006 12.00

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